[pve-devel] [PATCH_V4 pve-container 5/5] Add full clone with running CT

Wolfgang Link w.link at proxmox.com
Wed Jun 1 09:22:27 CEST 2016


With this patch it is possible to make a full clone from an running container,
if the underlying Storage provides snapshots.
---
 src/PVE/API2/LXC.pm | 42 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-
 1 file changed, 41 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/src/PVE/API2/LXC.pm b/src/PVE/API2/LXC.pm
index 6fa1da0..c3b02c9 100644
--- a/src/PVE/API2/LXC.pm
+++ b/src/PVE/API2/LXC.pm
@@ -1087,7 +1087,8 @@ __PACKAGE__->register_method({
 
 	my $clonefn = sub {
 
-	    die "Clone can't be done online\n." if  PVE::LXC::check_running($vmid);
+	    my $running = PVE::LXC::check_running($vmid);
+
 	    # do all tests after lock
 	    # we also try to do all tests before we fork the worker
 	    my $conf = PVE::LXC::Config->load_config($vmid);
@@ -1107,6 +1108,32 @@ __PACKAGE__->register_method({
 	    my $mountpoints = {};
 	    my $fullclone = {};
 	    my $vollist = [];
+	    my $clone_volumes = [];
+
+	    #create snapshot for full clone to minimize downtime
+	    if ($running && !$snapname) {
+		$snapname = 'cloneCT';
+
+		PVE::Tools::run_command(['/usr/bin/lxc-freeze', '-n', $vmid]);
+
+		foreach my $opt (keys %$conf) {
+		    my $value = $conf->{$opt};
+
+		    next if $opt !~ /rootfs|mp\d+/;
+
+		     my $mp = $opt eq 'rootfs' ?
+			PVE::LXC::Config->parse_ct_rootfs($value) :
+			PVE::LXC::Config->parse_ct_mountpoint($value);
+
+		    die "For online copy a CT storage must provide snapshots!\n"
+			if !PVE::Storage::volume_has_feature($storecfg, 'snapshot', $mp->{volume}, $snapname, 0);;
+
+		    PVE::Storage::volume_snapshot($storecfg, $mp->{volume}, $snapname);
+		    push @$clone_volumes, $mp->{volume};
+		}
+
+		PVE::Tools::run_command(['/usr/bin/lxc-unfreeze', '-n', $vmid]);
+	    }
 
 	    foreach my $opt (keys %$oldconf) {
 		my $value = $oldconf->{$opt};
@@ -1189,6 +1216,19 @@ __PACKAGE__->register_method({
 
 		    PVE::AccessControl::add_vm_to_pool($newid, $pool) if $pool;
 		};
+
+		if (defined($snapname) && $snapname eq 'cloneCT') {
+		    foreach my $vol (@$clone_volumes) {
+
+			eval {
+			    PVE::Storage::volume_snapshot_delete($storecfg, $vol, $snapname);
+			};
+			#warn only and remove all snapshots
+			if (my $err = $@) {
+			    warn $err;
+			}
+		    }
+		}
 		if (my $err = $@) {
 		    unlink $conffile;
 
-- 
2.1.4




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